MEDIA

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Concern: Public Utilities
Post Date: November 17, 2017

Exclude BNPP revival in Russia-PH nuclear pact: Scientist group

Scientist activist group AGHAM – Advocates of Science and Technology for the People expressed wariness on the nuclear agreement between the Philippines and Russia, saying the pact is directly tied to the revival of the mothballed Bataan Nuclear Power Plant (BNPP).

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Concern: Scientific Mass Culture
Post Date: November 15, 2017

PNP’s use of LRAD is US-style fascism: Scientist group

We at AGHAM - Advocates of Science and Technology for the People strongly condemn the Philippine National Police (PNP)’s use of sonic weapon Long Range Acoustic Device (LRAD) against participants of the mobilization coinciding with the ASEAN Summit.This brute attack is a manifestation of the incr

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Concern: Public Utilities
Post Date: October 19, 2017

Position paper on DoTr's PUV Modernization Program

  1. AGHAM – Advocates of Science and Technology for the People believes that efficient and affordable, safe, reliable, efficient, clean transport services is a public utility which the government has the obligation to provide.
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Concern: Food Security and Self-Sufficiency
Post Date: October 19, 2017

Only Genuine Agrarian Reform and Unfettered Food Production can End Hunger

Statement of AGHAM on World Food Day, October 16, 2017

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Concern: Public Utilities
Post Date: October 16, 2017

On Mass Transport and the Jeepney Modernization Program

Statement of support of AGHAM on PISTON’s 2-day #NoToJeepneyPhaseout transport strike

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Concern: Public Utilities
Post Date: October 3, 2017

Oppose Meralco’s midnight deals!

Electricity consumers headed by the alliance People Opposed to Warrantless Electricity Rates (POWER) and AGHAM – Advocates of Science and Technology for the People trooped to Meralco Generation’s office at the Rockwell Business Center on Tuesday to demand Meralco to abandon the 7 “midnight deals”

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Concern: Public Utilities
Post Date: September 18, 2017

Oppose destructive private hydro, coal energy projects

National minorities called to stop the entry and expansion of destructive energy projects into their ancestral lands as they stormed the gates of the Department of Energy (DOE), DM Consunji Inc. (DMCI), and SN Aboitiz Power in a protest caravan today.

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Concern: National Industrialization
Post Date: September 8, 2017

Support local steel industry, strengthen gov’t regulatory functions -- Scientist group

The entry of foreign substandard steel and electrical products to local markets will lead to the disappearance of the small and barely surviving local steel industry unless addressed.

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Concern: Public Utilities
Post Date: August 4, 2017

ERC’s approval of the PSALM’s recovery favors power oligarch’s greed

We in AGHAM denounce the Energy Regulatory Commission’s approval of the petition Power Sector Assets and Liabilities Management Corporation (PSALM) petition to recover P 21.47 billion pesos for the operating costs it incurred from 2007 to 2014 as it favors power oligarchs, bleeding the consumers

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Concern: Public Utilities
Post Date: July 19, 2017

Scientist group supports #NoToJeepneyPhaseout, calls for genuine modernization of mass transport

We in AGHAM - Advocates of Science and Technology for the People express our solidarity with Piston and other drivers and operators who oppose the jeepney phaseout hidden beneath the veil of the government’s jeepney ‘modernization’ program.

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